Depression is a ‘disease of civilization’ and a curse of modern living. Here are some of the common life events that pose a risk of depression, and the reasons why it might happen.
Articles on: Depression
What I did to calm a hysterical teenage client – and build rapport at the same time
Sleep disturbance, aches and pains, loss of sex drive… depression often causes physical symptoms. Here’s how to reframe the 5 most common ones.
Feeling helpless when you’re not, because you were helpless in the past, is known as ‘learned helplessness’
A depressed client may (quite naturally) want to tell you all about their depression, but to really begin working with them you’ll need to discover where they actually want to go in positive terms.
Many people are injured by the medical products they use. From anxiety and sleep disorders to sexual dysfunction and suicidal ideation, all antidepressant products carry a risk of side effects.
Big picture thinking can spell big trouble for depressive thinkers. It can make them turn very specific woes into a global disaster zone.